Data Privacy Policy


Nissens is committed to ensuring the confidentiality, integrity and protection of information from our employees, customers, suppliers and other business partners, including their personal data (hereinafter referred to as you)


Nissens is responsible as data controller when collecting personal data.

a. General
Nissens collects personal information, including information about names, titles, addresses, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses and other identification data related to customers, suppliers, third parties, their owners and contact persons. Nissens collect sales- and purchase history and training records.
Nissens can collect information about financial characteristics such as account numbers and bank details, passports (copy of passports) and civil registration numbers, but limited to where necessary according to legislation or based on relevant purpose. This nature of information will be stored under intensified security and control.

On digital platforms

On Nissens’ website, in Nissens’ webshop and via newsletters (only with consent) information is collected:
No other information is collected unless transparent notification is provided to the visitor.

b. HR

Nissens does not collect personal data, which has the character of highly sensitive personal information, such as racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, biometric data, genetic data, sexual orientation, criminal record or social relationships.

Nissens only collects personal information, which has the character of semi-sensitive personal information for clear, defined and transparent purposes, such as trade union memberships, health information and other strictly relevant information pertinent to the employer–employee relationship and responsibilities.

Concerning employees, candidates applying for or in consideration for job positions at Nissens as well as retired employees, Nissens collects personal information, such as names, civil registration numbers, titles, addresses, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses, CVs, applications, education documentation, transcripts of records, statements/recommendations, personality tests, photos and movies (where the person is featuring), summaries of performance reviews about employees, salary and tax information (when required by legislation), information regarding pension, social security as well as travel information. In these cases, the data is under intensified confidentiality and control within Nissens’ relevant HR and Finance Departments.

For more information about protection of your personal data in Nissens’ recruitment processes, click here.


Nissens is only collecting and processing personal information on relevant legal basis.
Personal information is collected without a consent from you, where a lawfulness of the processing is stated, hereunder with a balancing of the interests of the rights of yours and Nissens’ legitimate interest is made.
If a consent is necessary due to legislation, Nissens collects a clear and transparent consent from you before (a coming) registration and processing. The consent can be withdrawn as easily as it is given.


Nissens only collects and processes personal data, when there is a purpose for the collection to support the legal and legitimate commercial interests of Nissens:

a. General

b. HR


a. Sharing with the Nissens Group
Nissens is a Danish owned group with its HQ in Horsens, Denmark, and constitutes a number of subsidiaries (individually legal units) inside and outside EU/EEA.
Nissens in Denmark and the HQ share personal data with other Nissens companies, when it is necessary to fulfil the purposes mentioned in section 4.
As a result, personal data may be transferred to other countries inside as well as outside the EU/EEA. To be sharing data within the Nissens Group, agreements are made based on the European Commission’s standard contracts with the purpose of securing an adequate level of protection of personal data.

b. Sharing with third parties
Nissens is transmitting personal information to third parties:

c. Sales of personal data
Nissens is not making personal data object to or available for sale to third parties.


Nissens has and will continuously update and improve implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure and to be able to demonstrate that the collecting, storing, processing and erasure of personal data are performed in accordance with the applicable legislation and this policy. These measures are made to prevent personal data against accidental or illegal destruction, changes or deterioration and from unauthorized persons getting access to the personal data.
Only employees with an actual need of access to the stored personal data in accordance of their ability and liability to fulfill their work obligations are getting this access.


Nissens is deleting personal data, when Nissens no longer has an occupational need for processing the personal data. The period of storage of the personal data is determined according to the obligations governed by existing legislation and what is necessary to fulfil agreements with business partners as well as to document relevant information in potential complaint cases and other raised claims against or by Nissens.


As individual, you have certain rights over your personal data.
You can contact Nissens and get the desired insight into which personal information that Nissens is processing about you, just as you are entitled to have any inaccurate or inadequate data rectified. If you want the personal information deleted, limit the processing or make objections against the processing, you can contact Nissens for a dialogue. You can furthermore contact Nissens, if you wishes to exploit the right of data portability.
Questions to Nissens’ processing of personal data or to the privacy policy in general shall be directed to e-mail: or


Nissens acknowledges the responsibility of regularly reviewing and making improvements and adjustments to the data privacy policy, especially to continue to provide the necessary security in line with the development of the IT-environment. Nissens will regularly perform internal follow-up and update of this data privacy policy to secure compliance with the applicable legislation.


User registering their account at the platform, by the first login, must register their preferences for the potential communication that may be distributed to the platform’s registered users. The preferences regard the following communication forms:

Marketing communication

Users can agree or disagree to receive marketing communication from Nissens Automotive A/S about their product and services, product novelties, launches and updates as well as about special promotions, offers and/or events sent to users by email.

Direct contact

Users can agree or disagree be contacted by Nissens Automotive A/S or/and their local subsidiary employees directly by phone in case they have provided their phone number during the registration process and in case of winning from games and contests published at the platform.

Service communication

By creating an account at the platform users agree to receive service emails and to be contacted by other means regarding practical and technical aspects of their activity within the platform. The technical communication will specifically be related to subjects regarding: confirmation and changes in user account settings, passwords recovery, enrollment notifications to games, self-learning modules, live and webinar learning sessions as well as user’s certificates information.

Caution: Consent to the service communication is necessary for the new account registration as well as for the existing users, enabling them to make use of the platform. By disagreement to receiving the technical communication, the new account will not be created and by withdrawal of the consent, existing users will cause the account to be blocked.